>I need to change a segment of a closed path in Illustrator 8.0. I remember
>being able to use the Convert Direction tool to change the straight corner
>to a curved corner. I can't do that now--it seems like a bug, because I
>can't add points either with the add point pen tool, nor can I cut a line
>with the scissors tool. I keep getting a message sayiing can't convert,
>add or cut--please use it on a segment or an anchor point---but this is what
>I am doing.
>Any solutions for restoring these functions?
Since non of the operations seem to effect the line, it sounds like
the line is in a state that you can not edit it. can you move the
line or corner points at all? Is the line on a layer that is locked?
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